A Cyber Security Engineer earns an average salary of $96,760 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in IT Security & Infrastructure is associated with high pay for this job.
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
$56,919 - $124,459
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 77
Job Description for Cyber Security Engineer
Lead team in engineering solutions or improvements to prevent malicious activity.
Use strong knowledge of computers and electronics to monitor and analyze data from various security systems.
Effectively communicate security information to fellow analysts and customers.
Use technical skills to respond to threats and emergency security incidents in a timely manner.